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difference between tourettes aspergers ocd

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Wynn
Dr. John Wynn answered
41 years experience Psychiatry
Two disorders: Tourette's syndrome involves making involuntary movements, sounds or speech, sometimes associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Asperger's synd ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Gaskill
23 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
True evaluation. : Check out this video on youtube: http://youtu.Be/g7ke5d_115e.

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Dr. Ruth Seaman
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Tics: Tourette's will have a motor or verbal tic with the illness, while "straight" OCD will not.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Tourette & Aspergers: Due to the elusive genomic of both conditions, a concrete inheritance relationship has yet to be established. There is some evidence favoring a geneti ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
At least 5 genes: Are known to have mutations that produce overlapping clinical signs of both tourette syndrome & autistic spectrum disorder, the current diagnosis for ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Baker
13 years experience Neurology
Td: Technical definition of tourette's syndrome involves having more than one motor tic and at least a vocal tic.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Sek referral to the : Child Development Unit at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh, http://www.chp.edu/CHP/Evaluation+Services+Child+Development+Unit. The Autism team is affili ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
L-Carnosine, a: Naturally occurring dipeptide, can enhance brain frontal lobe function or be neuroprotective; significant improvements in language, auditory processin ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Behavioral : Behavioral health is not an exact science. Children can be harder to figure out than adults, as often they are too young to express what is happening ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Re
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Moderate: We used to think it was more common because they do share features. Probably a significant comorbid overlap but distinct disorders.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Look locally.: I think you would first benefit from formal testing by a Neuropsychologist to help determine the actual diagnosis or diagnoses you're dealing with. N ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Separate those: Criteria for tourette syndrome are multiple motor tics and at least one vocal tic for at least a year with no tic-free period of more than 2 months. ... Read More
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